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Vacay is ON!

These past couple days have been crazy. It feels like it is the universe telling me that those vacation days are more than needed and I should not feel bad about taking time off work. 651 more words

Pieces Of My Life

Condo Design Story

Driving around the densely populated centers of Metro Manila, it’s impossilble not to see condos everywhere of all shapes and sizes. Even in my stomping grounds, the southern side of the city, where wide subdivisions and single detached households are dominant, there are mid to high rise buildings making inroads changing the cityscape. 837 more words

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Open letter to Karnataka CM regarding occupancy certificates

Respected Chief Minister Siddaramaiah,

I was delighted to read yesterday’s newspaper report in The Times of India (Only 97 city high-rises have occupancy certificates… 660 more words

Citizenry

None Injured, But Cat Killed In High-Rise Fire In Edgewater

CHICAGO (CBS) – Several people rushed out of their apartments Monday morning, after a fire in a high-rise in the Edgewater neighborhood.

No residents were injured, but a cat was killed in the fire in the 5800 block of North Sheridan Road, which left one person without a home. 169 more words

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Three Killed In Downtown Dallas High-Rise Fire

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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - Three workers, who were unaccounted for in the hours after a fire at downtown Dallas’ Thanksgiving Tower, have been found dead inside the high-rise. 456 more words

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Books Read in 2014 - 60. High-Rise - J. G. Ballard

Genre: Dystopia, anti-heroes

Narrative Style: Third person three different perspectives

Rating: 3/5

Published: 1975

Format: Kindle

Synopsis: Robert Laing quickly spots the careful class demarcations when he moves into the high-rise. 574 more words

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